WhatsApp

WhatsApp working on two exclusive features for Android users

The popular social messaging app, WhatsApp has rolled out two new features. A technology website called Teknepolis unveiled that the newest beta …

Technology (India)

WhatsApp update makes changing phone numbers much less stressful

WhatsApp has added a new feature that makes the process of changing your phone number a little less stressful.<p>With the touch of a button, you can …

iOS Apps

Zimbabwe has a new “minister of WhatsApp” whose first job seems to be to stop WhatsApp

<i>Correction: Due to an editing error, an earlier version of this story included a claim Zimbabwe’s government had issued WhatsApp rules. It has not.</i><p>Harare, Zimbabwe<p>This week, Zimbabwe’s president, Robert Mugabe, said a new cybersecurity ministry had been created as a trap to catch “rats” who get up …

Robert Mugabe

WhatsApp to offer companies a direct line to your phone in major change of tack for messaging service

WhatsApp is launching a new version of its hugely popular messaging app that will allow businesses to chat directly to customers.<p>Dubbed WhatsApp …

Messaging

The pernicious effect on politics of the WhatsApp mentality

Theresa May’s political existence almost came to a humiliating end last week. A gang of second-rank MPs coalesced around a plan to quietly force out …

Curries

WhatsApp flaw may reveal when a user is talking to someone else

A potential design flaw has been found in WhatsApp that will let anyone to track a user's activity. It can also be exploited to spy on a user's …

Messaging

How WhatsApp’s Design Has Led It To Become One Of The Most Popular Apps

Image by MIH83 via Everypixel<br>Do you have an unfounded loyalty for WhatsApp? Perhaps your reason for using it would be that almost everyone you know …

Messaging

Worrying WhatsApp vulnerability can reveal when two people are talking, or sleeping

A software engineer named Robert Heaton has discovered a WhatsApp vulnerability that could allow a person to spy on another’s WhatsApp activity. While the exploit can’t be used to see the content of the messages, it could be used to identify when people are likely to be messaging each other, and …

Technology (India)

Why Whatsapp’s design makes it the best instant messenger

The subtle design choices that nobody talks about<p>People love their messaging apps like their hometown sports teams. You’ll find die hard fans of …

iMessage

WhatsApp Business: Here is everything you need about the upcoming app aimed at boosting e-commerce

WhatsApp for Business has leaked out in all its glory giving us a glimpse at how it will function. The leak also explains the differences between …

Small Business

WhatsApp: New version of app will work for landline numbers

WhatsApp is building a brand new service that will completely separate to the regular version of the app.<p>A dramatically different version of WhatsApp …

Messaging

WhatsApp Business APK now available for download: Here's how it works

We've been hearing about 'WhatsApp for Business' for a while now. The service was finally, officially announced last month and currently, WhatsApp is …

Messaging

Tracking friends and strangers using WhatsApp

You and your good buddy, Steve Steveington, are in training for an arduous charity walk. You signed up together on the spur of the moment and pledged …

Groucho Marx

WhatsApp Business to launch as standalone app

The much talked-about WhatsApp for business application is being tested by a private group of testers. The company will launch it as “WhatsApp …

Technology (India)

Counting the calories via WhatsApp

The Food Analysts is “a human-powered calorie counting service”, through which health conscious users connect to nutrition expertise via WhatsApp, …

United Arab Emirates

Top 5 WhatsApp Upcoming interesting Features to Know

October 6, 2017<p>WhatsApp Upcoming Features:<p>Check Here the top 5Whatsapp Upcoming Features. As we all know that WhatsApp is the most popular instant …

Messaging

Exclusive: Tory rebels plotting to oust Theresa May avoid WhatsApp amid fears that their names will be leaked

Tory rebels plotting to oust Theresa May are avoiding communicating over WhatsApp amid fears that their names will be leaked.<p>The MPs, who span both sides of the Brexit debate, are instead phoning each other as they attempt to secure sufficient support for their revolt. "We're doing this the …

Brexit

For the first time, WhatsApp introduces its own emoji set!

WhatsApp has now released a new beta version for its Android users. The new emojis are available on beta version 2.2.17.363 for Android and look …

Technology (India)

Provide an image for WhatsApp link sharing

How can we include an image in our website to display in WhatsApp when we share a link like this?<p>html meta-tags whatsapp open-graph-protocol<p>Samuel …

Messaging

WhatsApp Ditches Apple’s Emojis For Its Own Highly Similar, Not-So-Unique Set

Image via Emojipedia<br>WhatsApp has reportedly decided to discontinue its use of Apple’s iconic emoji set, offering its own pack of emoticons …

iOS Apps

WhatsApp has unveiled its own emoji, so things might look a little strange

If you're a heavy WhatsApp user, get ready for its emoji to look a little different.<p><i>Emojipedia</i> says the latest Android beta of the popular messaging …

iOS Apps

WhatsApp ditches Apple’s emoji to unveil its own unnecessary alternative

WhatsApp will no longer rely on Apple for its emoji: The Facebook-owned company has introduced its own set of emoticons – that nobody asked for.<p>The new designs are currently available in the latest beta version of the app for Android, according to Emojipedia which first spotted the change. Up until …

Technology

WhatsApp’s new emojis look a whole lot like Apple’s

WhatsApp is introducing its own emoji — and, boy, do they look a whole lot like the Apple ones that it previously relied on!<p>The designs are not out-and-out copies, but they look very similar when the two are not placed side by side. Subtle differences include the fact that WhatsApp’s versions of …

Craig Federighi

WhatsApp reveals new emoji set that looks a lot like Apple’s

WhatsApp has released its own set of emoji that’s far from unique, as it looks quite similar to the one already seen on Apple devices.<p>Editor's Pick<p>WhatsApp has used Apple’s emoji for a while now and has apparently decided it would be best to make its own set, just like some of the other companies …

iOS Apps

WhatsApp is unveiling its own emoji, but they look a lot like the iPhone's

WhatsApp has unveiled its own emoji, starting with the Android app.<p>Love them or hate them, emoji are a great way to convey meaning with text …

Android News

So, WhatsApp has its own emojis now

🙀🙀🙀<p>WhatsApp now has its very own set of emojis for when words are just too much effort.<p>According to <i>Emojipedia</i>, WhatsApp has released its own beta …

Kim Kardashian

WhatsApp emoji: New, redesigned set rolls out to users

WhatsApp has rolled out a brand new set of emoji to some users.<p>This is the first time the messaging app has designed its own. Until now, it had used …

iOS Apps

WhatsApp helps criminals evade the law: UK

Britain says WhatsApp's end-to-end encryption communication services allows paedophiles and organised crime groups to operate beyond the reach of the …

Encryption

WhatsApp is getting its own set of emojis, but good luck telling the difference

Put a smiley face on it: WhatsApp is getting its own emojis.<p>The Facebook-owned company on Monday unveiled a proprietary set of the symbols that will be used in its chat app. Previously, WhatsApp used Apple's emojis not only in its iPhone and Mac apps, but also in its apps for Android and Windows …

iOS Apps

Heng on China and WhatsApp

China largely blocked the Facebook-owned messaging app, WhatsApp, in an effort to increase surveillance ahead of an upcoming Communist Party gathering. The decision to block the app comes as Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook’s chief executive, has been attempting to re-enter the Chinese market.

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